Charon Pluto Research Paper

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According to In 1978, Charon Pluto’s largest moon was discovered. With the discovery of Charon, we could observe gravitational effect allowing for the determination of pluto’s mass. Than in 1985 and the following five years Pluto and Charon entered a period in which they eclipsed one another every few days allowing for the analysis of brightness variations this allowed for accurate calculation of size, mass, and density of both Charon and Pluto.

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